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Nov 10, 2012 7:00am PST
question to former assembly speaker willie brown. is this a blessing or a headache? >> headache. major, major, headache. all of a sudden you've got more people than you can feed. you better go to the food bank and get some political help. >> plus, a post election wrap on what went wrong with the republican party, from former secretary of state condoleeza rice to the head of california's g.o.p. tom delpiccaro, tomorrow on eyewitness news this morning starting at 7:30 a.m. join us for that and the last look at weather this morning. it's chilly, scarf weather. had to pull out all that stuff yesterday. >> 'tis the season, absolutely. a frost advisory posted this morning for the bay area. isn't that gorgeous? as you can see the outline of some sky scrapers and the pointy head of the tallest sky scraper in san francisco. the pyramid being cast across the city. frost advisory posted for the north bay. temperature range in the north bay this morning from the upper 20s to mid 30s. yikes. sunny and cool today. most readings in the upper 50s. next chance of rain coming in on thursday. >>> veteran
CBS
Nov 17, 2012 7:00am PST
honey and a little brown sugar. just a little bit. >> not too much right? >> no. it makes it too sweet and it's not good for you anymore. >> and you have cinnamon in there. >> and i have cinnamon sticks and nutmeg. >> and we have the fuji apples. >> you kind of can just go by how much you made so that should be good. >> now we put the orange zest. >> yep. and don't forget to wash your oranges. >> we're using the success because of the because the juice is really cease and sweet -- sweet and it's already sweet. it keeps it fresh. >> then we put that in the bowl and you want to make the cranberry sauce about two days ahead of time, which is very helpful on thanksgiving because the day is so hectic. you're going to make it two days ahead and keep it in the fridge. it will thicken and cool. and right after my favorite, we're going to add mint. >> we're going to rip the mint. you want to add it on thanksgiving day right before the meal. >> thank you so much the another wonderful recipe by my daughter who's teaching dad how to cook. chow. >>> we are seeing a lot of wistful moding over the tw
CBS
Nov 3, 2012 7:00am PDT
flaky crust stuffed with a gooey center toasted up all golden brown then given a delicious design? a toaster strudel. pillsbury toaster strudel. so delicious...so fun. truffles in oil. the present ta is already growing. the butter melts right on top. don't flip it once you add the butter, because you'll burn it. i have it on medium heat so it done burn and not cook in the middle. the present ta is hot. >> present ta and eggs go together. we are going to put eggs on top of the polenta and on the butter side. >> absolutely. >> look how beautiful that is. lovely. >>> well you have heard of the million man march. now the muppets are staging a march of their own today. >>> we are going to vote to decide what we are going to have for snack time. >> despite superstorm sandy thousands are expected to join the million muppet march at the national mall. funding for public broadcasting transformed into an election issue after mitt romney picked on big bird during one of the debates. >>> in sports a tough night on the football field for the cal bears. the warriors were at home trying to get thei
CBS
Nov 6, 2012 5:00am PST
massachusetts where polls show republican incumbent scott brown is in a very tight race with democrat liz when warren and in missouri democratic incumbent claire mccaskill facing a tough challenge from republican richard mourdock despite his comments last week about rape. 33 senate seats up for grabs with races in several states that could go either way. >>> several states have ballot propositions dealing with controversial social issues. four states have measures with immigration, marijuana-related measures to be decided in six states, and three states have propositions dealing with same- sex marriage. >>> less than two hours before polls open in california but many people have already voted. cbs 5 reporter cate caugiran is at the alameda county registrar of voters. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. yes, we were here yesterday and we saw that steady stream of voters coming in and out of the alameda county courthouse yesterday. like you said, polls will open in just about a couple of hours. but voters decided to get a head start. about 800,000 did. we're talking just about the populatio
CBS
Nov 2, 2012 6:00am PDT
caucasian between 25 and 30 years old about 6 feet tall with brown hair. now, if you want to get another look at that video, you think you might know this guy, we have it for you on our website, cbssf.com. live in san francisco, anne makovec, cbs 5. >> anne, thank you. police say the riots after the giants world series sweep sunday are all part of a recent surge of violence in the mission district. and now the department is beefing up patrols there. expect to see more officers near the 24th street and 16th street bart stations in the mission. the neighborhood has seen 4 homicides in the past two weeks. >>> an anticrime project known as operation impact is under way in two northern california cities. the california highway patrol is providing extra officers to oakland and stockton. chp officers will be in oakland two days a week at no cost to the city. help from the chp will allow the city's police department to increase patrols in high crime areas. >> the program is set to run for at least the next three months. >>> residence in fairfield are helping police search for a couple ac
CBS
Nov 11, 2012 7:30am PST
veterans day. we'll be right back. ,, this time - at an assisted living facility. brown: headache!.. ((butt t) all of the sudden you got me people than you can feed and what else can we expecth a new democratic supermajory in sacramento. "if you didn't try your bes, people were going to die." and honoring the men and won who went to war. the welcome back to eyewitness news this morning. the time is _ _ _. it's sunday, nover 11-th. good morning, i'm phl matier. i'm anne makovec. a lot to k about in the next half-hour. (chat about stories, upcomig guests) >>> welcome back to eyewitness news. we're looking at a cold stao our sunday morning. we saw frost advisories we have a lot to take about in the next half hour. power shift in sacramento and washington, d.c. chair of republican party will be here. i'm sure this guy has been licking his wounds. >> not just on the national level but the state level. we are trying to find out if there is a party left in the republican party. former state assembly speaker willie brown sits down with us and talking about the upside of the super majority
CBS
Nov 8, 2012 5:00pm PST
here, dennis brown, dana king and all of us have been just moved by your stories. i have $30 in my checking account but i'm still going to give you 10. any amount helps. you can still help by calling 1- 888-5-helps-u. get this. right now, liz and allen, we are up to $93,000 with two more hours to go. >> wow. people's generosity is astounding. thank you. >>> the good news, the election is over. the bad news, now you're going to be hearing a lot about something even more terrifying. >> the so-called "fiscal cliff." >> reporter: the so-called "fiscal cliff." >> looms the so-called "fiscal cliff." >> the looming "fiscal cliff." >> the impending "fiscal cliff." >> what's looming and impending is a term coined by fed chairman ben bernanke. without a budget deal before the end of the year, families will see their taxes go up two to three thousand dollars. and 1200 government programs will see their budgets slashed. and this could be a tough blow for an economy making a slow recovery. >> it's very, very likely we suffer very deep recession and i don't think that's the way we want to go her
CBS
Nov 6, 2012 1:35am PST
! all right! >> reporter: governor jerry brown barn stormed the state today. recent polls show support dwindling for a major that will raise income taxes for those making more than $250,000 a year and also impose an extra quarter cent sales tax. >> so the governor is asking for your help. will you give it! okay! >> reporter: brown says without tax hikes, get ready for deeper cuts. >> $27 billion of red ink in debt. and we've cut, we've slashed. i mean, it's amazing. >> reporter: the projected $6 billion a year raised by the new taxes will go to education for k through 12th grades and community colleges. and it guarantees funding for public safety services. but polls show less than 50% of the voters support higher taxes. defeat is a real possibility. >> if you could do it over again, what would you do? >> i think i'd do it just the same. i've worked hard, told the truth. i've leveled with the people. when i ran for governor, i said i would ask the people if they wanted to raise taxes if they thought it was important. we're asking the people. and whatever they say, we'll carry it out. >>
CBS
Nov 25, 2012 6:30pm PST
they are doing. >> how generous. >> i know. >> reporter: cbs 5 insider points out, brown will take a $44,cut. that may be -- there 44,000 cut. >> that may be absorbed by his lifestyle. >> i think we will see if they do their job right and see where they come out. >> reporter: a 5% is minimal compared to the pay she might have been making at her old job. $96,000 less than gastone now receives. it turns out $50,000 more in pay as a member of the santa clara board of supervisors. the move from san francisco assessor to the state assembly means it $83,000 less in wages. >> most people in this, although i know they will be sad about the cut, they are not doing it for pay but pursuit of power and ambig to go to higher maces and public service they want to give back to their community. >> reporter: by themselves the pay cuts does not amount to much but he says having accepted the pay cut mace help state legislatures and the governor ask others for cuts down the road. reporting live in san francisco, cbs 5. >>> weekend violence pushes the number of violence in the city to $115 -- to 115. the
CBS
Nov 5, 2012 6:00am PST
or the senate races. but prop 30 governor brown's tax proposition is really in peril. 48% in some polls, 52% in other polls. kind of hanging on by a thread. democrats home this last-minute surge in registered voters will result inputting prop 30 over the top. now, of course, that means that these young voters have to do more than register. they have to vote. so we'll see how that works out. >> it's close. what if it fails? governor brown says he has these trigger cuts and it go will after education. will he do it? >> reporter: exactly. so everyone should understand that these trigger cuts to education are a legislative creation. there's nothing in the budget process that should put our deficit on education. this is specifically done to scare people into voting for prop 30. in order for it to works the governor has to convince people that the cuts are inevitable. he has said he will veto any attempts to change or to cut back on these trigger cuts. having said that, democrats will tell you kind of off the record that they don't really expect that this powerful teachers union in the
CBS
Nov 28, 2012 12:00pm PST
. light purple color and no browning whatsoever. of course, squeeze it. when it's squeaky, they're fresh. they come from thousands of miles away so they are already a week old so buy them and enjoy them within one or two days. when they are big, i cut the bottom off a quarter inch and broil them olive oil salt and pepper for a few minutes, rotate them a little bit and that's it. delicious anytime of the year. i'm tony tantillo, your fresh grocer. and always remember to eat fresh and stay healthy. squeeze them! [ laughter ] >> so true. asparagus is good. >>> it is a flame retardant chemical so toxic, it is banned from children's clothing. how it's now found its way into many california homes exposing everyone who lives inside. that story and more at 5:00. >>> $550 million over a half billion dollars that's the new powerball jackpot. lottery officials say it's still growing. tonight millions of americans in 42 states trying to parlay two bucks into half a billion. california sadly isn't one of them. i don't know why. indiana's hoosiers lottery is giving away 3500 tickets statewide. u
CBS
Nov 10, 2012 5:30pm PST
million girls worldwide are not getting an education. former prime minister gordon brown flew to islamabad and he delivered more than a million signatures supporting the universal right to education. ♪ pakistan's president said in honor of malala yousufzai his country could give extra cash to families who put their girls in school. monica villamizar, cbs news, birmingham, england. >>> it's really great to see that companies in the silicon valley supporting us through that and being able to give us the tools that we need to succeed. >> on this veterans' day weekend, just what many returning servicemen and women desperately need. employment help right out of silicon valley. ,, hmm, it says here that cheerios helps lower cholesterol as part of a heart healthy diet. that's true. ...but you still have to go to the gym. ♪ the one and only, cheerios ...and now... you! [ giggles ] ♪ the one and only, cheerios facing vets returnin >>> veterans' day is tomorrow, so tonight, we look at one of the biggest problems facing vets returning from war. how to use their military skills in the
CBS
Nov 11, 2012 11:00pm PST
the coast. >> you have to be clevor and you have to be cold blooded. >> former house speaker, brown, has advice, find your own minimajorrity. >> don't stay within the party. go look for those 5 republicans who were mistreated by their leadership when they were in charge and they can now, obviously, gain favors. >> reporter: the chairman of the republican party says conservative leaders will be spectators over the next two years. >> more jobs lost, the economy down in who years, people will want answers. republicans notom need to have the answers but they need to spend the time in the districts today. >> as for the governor, his own party now has the ability to override his vetoes and the ability to raise taxes on their own. >> i voted for it. the only way to raise a tax is ask the people. >> leno said they will close the loopholes and the focus is is not on increasing taxes, republicans call that a bluff. >> the first tax increase, the next tax increase is never the last tax increase. the last time california had a super majority was back in tphaep33 and that time it was the republi
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Nov 15, 2012 5:00pm PST
mop, vacuum often, wash hands frequently n june, governor brown directed the state agency in charge to review california's flammability standards and to recommend changes to reduce the use of flame retardants. the makers of the chemicals say they save lives and property. >> thank you. we'll be right back. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, a registered sex offender, caught volunteering at a bay area school. how he got on y sheriff's >>> i'm dana king. here's what we're working on for the 6:00 news. a ringstered sex offender caught volunteering at a bay area school. how he got on campus and why deputies didn't arrest him. >> sometimes they are stolen by the truckload. why bay area thieves are going nuts and what's being done to crack those cases. sorry. those stories and more -- [ laughter ] >> both of those. [ laughter ] >> walnuts. >> mm-hm. >> so the rain coming tonight? >> rain gets here tonight. and it will likely last until sunday. you will get some breaks between the rain but it's going to be rather soggy for the next three days. >> all right. "cbs evening news with scott pelley" is next. the
CBS
Nov 2, 2012 5:00am PDT
years old about 6 feet tall with brown hair. now, if you want to get another look at that video, you think you might know this guy, we have it for you on our website, cbssf.com. live in san francisco, anne makovec, cbs 5. >>> thank you. world series celebrations turned violent sunday in san francisco's mission district. officers say it's part of a recent uptick in street brawls and other violent crimes. >>> the department announced more plans to add new officers to the area including the intersections by the 24th and 16th vote to bart stations. the neighborhood has seen four homicides in the past two weeks. >>> 5:12 on a friday. are you running on empty? which carmaker is accused of overstating gas mileage on its cars. >> plus, a brazen bra heist. how thieves stole thousands of dollars worth of bras. >> can you say that again? >> brassiere. >> heist. >>> and why did the salmon cross the road? this is no joke. a crazy sight in washington. we got it for you coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, salmon in mason county, washington, blame it on alle >>> all right, michelle. why did the fish cross
CBS
Nov 30, 2012 6:00am PST
republican rival. >> bet that was fun. phil matier and willie brown join us. mr. mayor, you have had your share of photo ops over the years. what happens when the cameras go away and what do you think they had to say to one another? [ laughter ] >> it certainly wasn't pleasant. and it is not publishable and would you probably only hear it at the book of mormon. [ laughter ] >> come on. you got to be sitting there, you're in the white house, one guy won, the other guy, you know, says nice try and you had to put the slam in there, didn't you? you had to. >> i hope they each had a taster. [ laughter ] >> but do politicians ever let their guard down when it's all over or is it always on your guard at meetings like this? >> at meetings like this for pr purposes yes because you think the other guy might bewaring a wire. but you really tell him how dumb you think he was and why did he do that and your mother was offended not you. >> the comeback to that would be, well, you weren't so bright either. >> no, you deserved it. if you had been telling the truth. >> are you serious? >> i'm dea
CBS
Oct 31, 2012 6:00pm PDT
. >> reporter: governor brown has made it his personal mission to get proposition 30 passed. it would raise the sales tax a quarter cent and state income tax for those making more than $250,000 a year funneling $6 billion into schools and universities. and it looks like support is rising. it needs more than 50% to win. three weeks ago, only 45% of voters said yes. and there was a huge number of undecided ones. well, now it looks like the governor's initiative has enough to eek it out with 51% planning to vote yes. >> let's see how two ballot measures measure up. >> reporter: the new numbers look grim for the competing measure 38. it would raise state income tax for almost all californians for schools and preschool programs. the latest poll shows it's losing with 55% saying no. how do californians feel though about the death penalty? the newest poll shows they want to keep it. 51% said they would vote no on proposition 34 which would uphold the death penalty. 41% say they will vote yes which would prohibit the death penalty and replace it with life in prison without parole. food labeling has
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Nov 9, 2012 6:00pm PST
wasn't good enough and now there's turmoil in laker land. head coach mike brown has been fired just five games into the season. many feel he wasn't given enough time but in the win now era, the pressure is just so great. after acquiring steve nash and dwight howard this off season simply saying you're right kobe every night wasn't enough. assistant coach bernie bickerstaff will take over as interim coach tonight against the warriors. >>> the raiders are up against it this sunday at the ravens. the top two running backs are banged up! oakland will be without darren mcfadden, seen here injuring his ankle last sunday against tampa bay. he and backup runningback mike goodson have high ankle sprains. both have been wearing walking boots all week. taiwan jones used primarily on special teams this year will carry the load sunday. >> feel like i'm waiting forever. i can't wait. he does amazing things in practice and he is by far the fastest person on the field and will be sunday not that you want to see guys get banged up by i'm excited about the opportunity to get him. >> he will be 22 on
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Nov 5, 2012 5:00am PST
has put $11 million towards two california campaigns, the no on prop 30 governor brown's tax plan and yes on 32 which would curb union campaign donations. the group refused to turn over its records by yesterday's deadline saying it does plan to appeal. state officials are trying to determine if the arizona group violated any regulations. coming up at 6:45, "san francisco examiner" columnist melissa will be onset to talk about the close race for prop 30 and what happens if it fails. that's all coming your way shortly. >>> 5:51 now. a giant distraction. >> just how many kids skipped school to see the world series victory parade? >> and a slithery surprise. the shock for one couple who opened up a storage unit coming your way. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, >>> starting out with patchy dense fog in the north bay in valley. get ready for records by the afternoon. >> and we're following an injury accident and truck fire right now along the peninsula northbound 101 by candlestick park. lanes are blocked and we are starting to see delays. much more "timesaver traffic" coming up. >>> construction of th
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Nov 5, 2012 5:00pm PST
week ago. >> all right. grace lee, thank you. >>> governor brown is finishing up a furious schedule here in the bay area. he has made five stops to push prop 30. his tax initiative. cbs 5 reporter ken bastida live in san francisco with the governor's now uphill battle for this. ken. >> reporter: yeah, allen. as you said it's been a long day for the governor. we'll talk about his schedule and what time of the morning it's started. we are at delancey street on the embarcadero. the governor is due here in 30 minutes for a last push for prop 30 joined by democrats. he started his day at 6:45 a.m. at the herbert hoover high school in san diego. he spoke to teachers and parents there then in los angeles at 9: 45 at a shopping center and an inner city struggle which is in east l.a. then fresno at 11:45 with the united association local union 246. then they had lunch and 1:45 p.m. sacramento. they spoke to the sacramento teachers association and then 4:45 or now 5:00 here in san francisco at clancy industry and the governor will be with a -- at delancey street. and the governor will be with
CBS
Nov 10, 2012 1:35am PST
flaky crust stuffed with a gooey center toasted up all golden brown then given a delicious design? a toaster strudel. pillsbury toaster strudel. so delicious...so fun. until it's completely clean. lysol toilet bowl cleaner kills 99.9% of germs and removes stains better than clorox toilet bowl cleaner with bleach. so if you want to do the whole job, lysol's got you covered. the rid-x septic subscriber program helps prevent backups by sending you monthly doses right to your door so you will never forget to maintain your system. sign up at rid-x.com. >>> an 18-year-old behind the wheel of a mercedes plows into a home going at least 80 miles per hour. this is what that looks like. her uncle says the accelerator got stuck. she was taken to the hospital, but she'll be okay. nobody was inside the home at the time. they were out to dinner. while you can't get an entire auto body shop to come to you, your car is a house or not, the days of dropping off your car for repairs could be coming to an end. cbs 5 reporter shows us the bay area start-up that sends a mechanic to you. >> reporter: the t
CBS
Nov 4, 2012 7:30am PST
former mayor willie brown and talk to him about all of this political money spending. does it really make a difference? and mayor is talking about should it be drained or not? >> also, the latest on superstars andy. we start with developing news in urban california. >> that's right. a strike against the supermarket chain. >> contracts with union members. there was a deadline of midnight her to the united food and commercial workers union has started picketing outside of grocery stores. the two sides have been arguing over a wage freeze and end the suffering of his on sunday and change in medical benefits for 7000 workers. >> it affects my livelihood. it affects my family. i have two daughters i'm trying to put through school. >> they need to come to some kind of an agreement. both sides can lose. >> they offered to extend an old contract for three days so they could keep talking about it, but union negotiators called that a symbol delaying tactics. the supermarket chain says it needs to cut costs because of weak economy and competition from nonunion ice companies like lamar. >>> a dr
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Nov 5, 2012 6:00pm PST
, willie brown. and the party chair, john burton, all here in san francisco tonight. they will be on the phones later tonight to call people personally and rally them in support of prop 30 and then tomorrow of course we'll have all the results here on cbs 5. back to you. >> thank you, ken bastida. >>> even as governor brown makes a final push in support of prop 30, a well-funded secretive effort has been at work to defeat it. cbs 5 political analyst phil matier with a look at where the money trail leads. phil. >> reporter: you know, dana, that's one of the mysteries of this election. anonymous donors playing big money in california politics. here's the story. >>> reporter: two conservative groups the virginia-based americans for job security and the center to protect patient rights in arizona collected $11 million and then handed it over to another arizona group, americans for responsible leadership who then sent it over the state line to groups opposed to proposition 30 governor brown's tax hike plan and to groups supporting proposition 32. the measure on tuesday's ballot would limi
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Nov 28, 2012 1:35am PST
. . >> that is uncalled for. >>reporter: governor jerry brown is also opposing the salary, despite the $50,000 increase coming from private donors. >> he should lead by good example. leading by good example would be not taking this particular raise, telling the students we're with you and we want you to have the very best. >>reporter: the students the tonight sixth floor did come down peacefully about an hour ago, no arrests, no incidents the and hoping the chancellor will follow through with his open-door policy so they can walk through the door and talk about their needs. >>> susan rice met with her republican critics on capitol hill today and it did not go well. three sunshines who had been critical of her comments after the attack in libya were not satisfied with her explanation. she said those were the talking points u.s. intelligence gave her. >> we're going to get to the bottom of thchl we have to have a system we trust. >> senator john mccain said he remains troubled with what she said and what she did not say. she needs the support if chosen to become the next sex tear of stat
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Nov 24, 2012 5:30pm PST
joining in. terrell brown is adding up the sales receipts. >> m
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Nov 5, 2012 12:00pm PST
hash browns or baking potatoes you can't beat idahos. great value this time of year. take a look, around 59 cents a pound on your local supermarkets and local ads. >> beautiful oranges. these are juice oranges. they are called the pineapple orange. it's a certain variety. there's no pineapple flavor to them but they have that wonderful texture. you can find them right now for about 50 cents each. when it comes toic mag orange juice in the morning, just two is all you need. they are loaded with orange juice when it comes to making orange juice in the morning. eat fresh, stay healthy and save some money. i'm tony tantillo. your fresh grocer. they smell so good, too. >>> tonight at 5:00, selling your car could end up costing you thousands if you are not careful. the often overlooked steps that make you liable for tickets in consumerwatch. >>> finally this afternoon, would donald trump shave his head for a million dollars? that's how much mark cuban has offered to donate to charity if the donald says yes. the offer follows no one made by trump, $5 million to charity if president obam
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Oct 31, 2012 5:00pm PDT
good morning, everybody. >> good morning. >> reporter: governor brown has made it his personal mission to get proposition 30 passed racing state income tax for those more than $250,000 a year funneling six billion dollars into schools and universities and support may be rising. it needs more than 50% to win. three weeks ago only 45% of voters said yes and there was a huge number of undecided ones. now looks like the governor's initiative has enough to ee. k it out with 51% planning to vote yes. >> let's see how two ballot measures measure up. >> reporter: the new numbers look grim for the competing measure of prop 38. it would raise the state income tax for almost all californians for schools and preschool programs. the latest polls show it is losing with 55% saying no. how do californians feel about the death penalty? the newest poll shows they want to keep it. 51% said they would vote no on proposition 34 which would uphold the death penalty. 41% say they will vote yes which would prohibit the death penalty and replace it with life in prison without parole. food labeling has become a
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Nov 9, 2012 11:00pm PST
brown this morning. phil jackson may be interested in returning to that bench. all that drama, waiting for the warriors at the stadium. the first quarter, they were on the run. clay thompson, strokes a three. warriors up by one. let's kick it out to bryant, nails the three. lakers up six. the warriors just couldn't score. outside, inside, shot 33% as a team. third quarter, here goes bryant, the bump, shot. lakers, 101-77. what will college basketball do tonight? stanford, usf, oracle. look at this three. they led 31-30 and the cardinals hit in. powell got the shot. the cardinals win, 74-62. college basketball kicked off today across the country. it was a day that makes up tonight's top five. five, seth kirk, his little birth. helps duke beat georgia state, 74-65. four, maryland, 77-69. three, yukon, michigan state, all about the spar tans -- spartans, upset the huskies, 66-62. two, georgia, florida, held up by condone says. they had to -- condone dsation. and also the ohio state and march marquette cas was canceled as well because of condensation, as >>> have a great weekend. veterans
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Nov 6, 2012 12:00pm PST
to vote governor brown took the time to stump for proposition 30. he is optimistic. >> i have a sense that people are ready to invest in their future, which was the kids of california, a balanced budget going forward. >> reporter: the problem for those against prop 30 is not about support for california schools. the tough sell is asking californians to tax themselves. prop 30 would increase the sales tax by a quarter cent and raise income tax rates on people making more than $250,000 a year. >> the notion of taking a quarter of a cent sales tax and asking those who are in the top 1% to help us out in our time of need, i think that's a proposition that speaks for itself. >> reporter: but opponents say it's not that simple. they say passing prop 30 is committing economic suicide for california. >> all that does is perpetuate our broken system. it doesn't fix the schools or higher education. it just pours more money into the broken system. >> reporter: would this tax money truly go to schools? >> it does not guarantee any money for the schools. it just goes to sacramento politicians to s
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Nov 7, 2012 6:00am PST
governor romney intends to pull a governor brown and run for the mayor of massachusetts and someday some other office like senate, i think that he is probably finished. and you know, you have to at this point stop talking about winners and losers and give him credit. he ran a good campaign in terms of its effective nevertheless. he came very, very close. i'm sure there will be part of him that's haunted that he got close but didn't succeed. he was always in some ways trying to fulfill some sort of destiny that maybe his father didn't fulfill in politics years before. that's going to be hard to live with. these things are difficult. this morning he is exhausted. he and his family are probably exhausted. from personal experience, you're glad it's over. glad you didn't win. what's not likely to happen is -- he will meet with the president but i don't think that governor romney is going to play any role in the new administration. he will chart a different course. >> he likes to be in charge. >> we'll check back with you in a bit. thank you. >>> let's go to weather and see what it's look
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Nov 23, 2012 6:00am PST
phil matier and his sidekick the bay area's best shopper willie brown. how was your thanksgiving, gentlemen? [ laughter ] >> whoa! >> i just got elevated. [ laughter ] >> ho ho! >> i don't know who that is. [ laughter ] >> i'll remember that one. how's the shopping going? did you get out last night? [ laughter ] >> but i didn't do any shopping. you got to wait until, you know, there's complications develop from so many people attending before you really shop at least according to clients. >> you have clients passing counterfeit dollars? >> they are in the printing business. they just don't shop until there's a crowd. >> what are the tips? >> well, the tips are you ought to plan long time in advance what you're really interested in. and you ought to figure out comparatively speaking what the price savings really are because there are many occasions that they're not price savings in reality. >> no. before you they are seasonal savings because no matter how many times americans say i'm going to shop ahead, we always wind up in lines, we always forget until the last minute. >> but th
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Nov 12, 2012 5:00am PST
lakers have hired their new head coach. >> mike brown got canned after just five games into the season. the lakers are 1-4. they talked about the job mr. jackson wanted too much and didn't want to go 20 practices and away games. >>> it's not clear when the 49ers quarterback alex smith will be able to play again. he suffered a concussion on a quarterback sneak here in the first quarter, had to leave the game. the backup came in against the rams and scores right there, kicking the game time goal to send it into overtime. the niners and rams played the first tie in four years, each team getting 24 points. the raiders at baltimore, ugly. baltimore dominated in the second half, burying jones. ravens take raiders 55-0, oakland now 3-6. >>> nascar will look apt sanctioning after a brawl late in the race in phoenix. team. that, after gordon slowed down and deliberately wrecked bowyer. gordon says he's had probles with bowyer all season... ae was fed up with it. >> client bowyer's crew went after jeff gordon after gordon wrecked bowyer. he said he's fed up after all season. >> it's one w
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Nov 1, 2012 6:00pm PDT
into the hall of fame yet. i don't think willy brown has anything to worry about yet but he has improved. >> only been one catch two weeks -- >> one too many. >> now you likely have heard stories of a man curing a sick horse but i'd wager you have never heard of a horse curing a man until now. pleasanton native sam has been around horseracing all his life. it's only been a hobby until recently. since 2007, he has had a stable full of racehorses here at barn 16 at the alameda county fairgrounds. and it all started when he claimed his first horse, sophisticated wager in 2005, five months after being diagnosed with throat cancer. >> finally we claimed him and brought him back over here and discovered that he had a breathing problem. he was a rough little task for both of us to get over this. and it kept my mind busy. there was no guarantee that he could breathe again and there was no guarantee that i was going to live for another 50 years. so i mean, it was good for both of us. >> reporter: sam and sophisticated wager were both battling life-threatening throat conditions and both e
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Nov 7, 2012 6:00pm PST
streets is a big one. >> reporter: jeannie brown is helping vallejo residents spend $3 million raised by a special tax during an election last year. it allows people to decide exactly what they would like tax monies spent on. it's called participatory budgeting. >> it's community members themselves who know what the community needs. >> what do you want to spend money on? >> at my house. >> reporter: this 3-year-old girl is too young to is a vote. you need to be at least 14. but granddad ross talbot isn't. >> that would be the first pry order is police department i would say. >> reporter: he would have to go to community meetings where ideas are discussed and narrowed down to a ballot for voting next march. at the good day cafe it's always a good day when rose robinson tops off your coffee. >> supplies in the schools. tutoring, teachers to make sure the kids are being taught well. >> i went to vallejo high school and even back then, the question was what can we do for the youth? we need a youth activity center, that sort of thing. and 50 years later this conversation is still go
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Nov 14, 2012 6:00pm PST
. it counts increased revenues by prop 30 approved by voters last week. >>> jerry brown risked his political future pushing for prop 30 but has been scrambling this week trying to avoid voter backlash. cbs 5 political reporter grace lee on how he has gone all out to prevent ill-timed tuition hikes. >> reporter: the governor was front and center in the days leading up to the election. he had his hand out saying we need billions of dollars for schools and for our universities saying we need that or else. so with voters consenting to increased taxes just last week those tuition hikes could really have been a political embarrassment for the governor. >> we have some breathing room. proposition 30 gives significant revenue over 7 years. >> reporter: and that means no tuition increases for uc students at least for now. it's a small victory for the governor after the csu board made a similar move just yesterday to avoid fee increases that were on the agenda. as the lieutenant governor pointed out it seems some political posturing is going on. >> yet we again dealing with the political rea
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Nov 14, 2012 6:00am PST
delaying the vote on raising student fees. the move comes after requests from governor brown. he questioned the timing of raising tuition a week after voters passed prop 30 to fund education. the uc system was look at raising fees by as much as 35%. yesterday cal state trustees also delayed a vote on a proposal to raise fees. >>> well, some naked people are likely to show up on the steps of san francisco city hall at noon today. a protest is planned against a proposed ban on nudity in the city. a lawyer says she plans to take the case to federal court. she wants to block san francisco supervisors from voting next tuesday on the ban. >> i think lawrence should do his weather live from city hall steps today. >> i think so too at noon. great. >> it would be funny. >>> 6:19. a judge in ohio plans to keep watch today over a woman serving a strange sentence. she was sentenced to two days of standing on a street corner. she was supposed to hold the sign. her crime was caught on school bus tape. day after day she drove on a sidewalk to get around i school bus. well, the penalty was to ca
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Nov 12, 2012 6:00pm PST
take over for brown. negotiations broke down with phil jackson because management felt his so-called triangle offense system was not a good fit for the lakers. >>> national centerfielder bryce harper won the rookie of the league award. he batted .270 and at 27 years old is the second youngest to win the award in the national league. >>> and in the american league, angels centerfielder mike trout, he was unanimous for the award there. he batted .326 and also a serious contender to win the mvp award as well. >>> if you were hanging out in manhattan all weekend, here is what you missed. >> rudy gay puts lebron on the wrong end of the highlight reel. he left lebron frozen in his shoes. texas a&m's tommy man ziel turns a fumble into a beautiful touchdown pass. a&m knocked oval -- over alabama. >> and then san jose's hong kong lee with a knock out in a afc fight. and in phoenix, jeff gordon intentionally wrecked clint boyer during the race and afterward they came to blows. he was fined $125,000 and knocked 20 points. just another day at the track. brad keselowski because he is the p
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Nov 6, 2012 11:00pm PST
. >> asking for one more time to straightening thing out and a referendum on jerry brown as well. >> we'll talk about that. alan martin is at the yes on 30 headquarters tonight. where is everybody? what are you hearing? >> well, they're getting pretty energized because this crowd has not been down at all tonight. they're hopeful that as we are seeing, as more votes are being counted that prop 30 will pass. why the state budget was written the way it was? it kicks $6 billion in budget cuts in mostly to education. the big supporters are with the california teachers association. if it passes the state sales tax goes up a quarter, a quarter penny on the dollar for four years, it would last for four years. income tax would go up for seven years if you make more than $250,000 a year. now, that revenue would offset the trigger. earlier i asked dean vogel head of the teacher's union, a happens if the trigger cuts go into effect. >> people are saying we have to stay to the world standards in california and now you're going to eliminate 15 instructal days it doesn't make sense. but that's
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Nov 7, 2012 12:00pm PST
you. a big win for governor brown and for california schools. prop 30 passed with 54% of the vote. it is a plan that will increase taxes on wealthy californians to help better fund schools. cbs 5 reporter anne makovec over in oakland now with reaction from some of the teachers and voters alike. anne. >> reporter: looks calm out here but you can bet there's a lot of celebration from administrators, teachers and parents. now that prop 30 has passed. it is going to raise taxes and it's going to bring california an extra $6 billion a year. >> knowing that proposition 30 passed, what are you thoughts on that? >> reporter: the lesson today, prop 30 is saving the day. >> i think it's a huge day for california. it shows that california voters care about education and public services in the state. >> reporter: if prop 30 didn't pass, schools would have endured billions of dollars in cuts. >> i would say that it could have been extremely detrimental to the opportunities of our young people of california. and so this was a must that it passed. >> reporter: in the end, 54% of californians, al
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Nov 1, 2012 12:00pm PDT
brown to do his best to reduce the size of government in sacramento. i'm not too optimistic for him doing that. >> the fear if prop 30 doesn't pass, threatened $6 billion in school cuts. >> doesn't matter whether your kids go to public school or private school. we need people educated to do the job. >> another interesting note on that field poll. shows a lot of voter's opinions are tied with their opinions on governor brown. we'll see how that goes. live in san francisco , cbs 5. >> thank you. >> with the tough economy, everyone is struggling to make ends meet. for many americans it's costing them their homes. what if there's a solution? kate with the free advice that could save you money and maybe even your home. >> just having the stability of something familiar you've had all your life. it's worthwhile. >> if you lose that you've lost a piece of your life. >> was in seen i couldn't say danger of losing home and sense of security. >> my dad bought that in 52 and sold it to me and i had mortgaged it to start a business and didn't do as well as i thought it would. >> then he heard a
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Nov 6, 2012 6:00am PST
scott brown in a close race with democrat elizabeth warren. in missouri, democratic incumbent claire mccaskill faces a tough challenge from republican richard mourdock despite his controversial comments about rape. in all, 33 senate seats are up for grabs with races in several states that can go either way. >>> closer to home now it's less than an hour before the polls open up here in california. but many people have already voted. cbs 5 reporter cate caugiran is at the alameda county registrar's office with more. >> reporter: we spoke with the registrar of voters just half hour ago, who says they have been ready. they actually came here about 5:00 this morning. normally 26 people work in the office but they are adding about 200 more to deal with possible crowds today. as you mentioned polls will open in about less than an hour. but thousands or hundreds of thousands of bay area voters have already turned in their ballots. here at the alameda county courthouse, the registrar says they saw thousands of early voters in the past few days and they are prepared for the big crowds today. [
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Nov 25, 2012 11:00pm PST
. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, smaller. top officials from governor brown on down, and 80 membef the state assembly will be getting a five-percent pay c >>> top officials from governor brown on down and 80 members of the state assembly will get a 5% pay cut. state attorney general, harris's pay cut is minimal compared to the cut she took when she left the city for the state job. she will earn $96,000 less than current san francisco district attorney. but money is not the reason people run for office. >> they are doing it because of a variety of factors including the pursuit of power, the ambition to go to higher places and also, of course, hopefully, public service, they want to give back to their community. >> the 5% pay cut was ordered by the california citizen its compensation commission t. it comes on top of pay cuts totally 18% over the past three yearsa along with elimination of fringe benefits and car leases. >>> well, it seems like everyone made a mat dash somewhere this weekend like driving to holiday dinners and shop but in florida people headed for a discount bakery in orlando. inside twinkies all things
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Nov 7, 2012 5:00am PST
senators now. elizabeth warren knocking off scott brown in massachusetts. >> yeah. >> of course we have two here in the state. >> big day for democrats in massachusetts. we have two in our state, as well. so more representation for women and by the way, women played a role in different ways last night because there were two senators who didn't make it obviously or two candidates who didn't make it to the united states senate who said rather inappropriate things during the election about rape and abortion in ways that i think transcend the civil kind of discourse we have about principled disagreement about when life begins or something like that. these points about rape, for example, i think were deeply offensive. the fact that, for example, mr. akin even stayed in this race after making a statement like that i think was bad judgment on his part that his own party didn't force him out is going to force them to rethink their brand going forward. cannot alienate women and expect to win a national election. more women voters in this country. >> okay. joe tuman, we'll have you all morni
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Nov 7, 2012 5:00pm PST
disappear from the public altogether. >>> voters endorsed proposition 30, governor brown's plan to hike sales and income taxes to raise $6 billion to balance the state budget. so what comes next? cbs 5 political insider phil matier spoke with the governor today. phil. >> reporter: that's right. this is a first step, but we didn't go off the cliff but it's still a rocky road here in sacramento and for california. >>> we're not going to see the $5.5 billion of cutbacks to k- 12. >>> reporter: educators however say there's still more to be done. >> it wasn't about piling a bunch of new money on schools saying we are going to make new investments. it was about stopping the cuts. >> reporter: and let's not forget, the state still faces a $32 billion wall of debt from past borrowing. >> you have to make sure over the next few years that we pay our bills we invest in the right programs but we don't have the latest spending binges like we did in the days where you had the dot-com boom. >> reporter: the other news out of the election, the first time since 1933 the ruling party in this case the d
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Nov 11, 2012 6:30pm PST
gold blooded. >> reporter: former house speaker, williey brown has advice. find your own minimajorrity. >> dope stay within the party -- majority. don't stay within the public. go find the five republicans that were mistreated when they were in charge and now they can gain favor. the chairman says conserve conservative leaders will be spectators. >> people will want answers. they have to have the answers but spend the time in the districts today. >> as for the governor, his own party has the ability to override taxes. >> the only way to raise a tax is to ask people. >> the only way is to close tax loopholes. >> the first tax iny crease, the next tax iny crease -- increase, the next tax increase is never the last tax increase. >> the last time there was a majority was in 1963. that time was the republicans in power. they will be sworn in on december 1st. back to you. >> events around. >>> events around the bay area honored the veterans. eleven years after september 11th holding the veteran's day parade. it is one of the biggest in north upper -- northern california. [music
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Nov 2, 2012 12:00pm PDT
still go either way. 48% of voters are in favor governor brown's tax plan. 38% oppose with the rest still undecided. prop 30 would increase the sales tax temporarily and raise income tax for those making more than a quarter million dollars a year. if prop 30 loses, it would trigger deep cuts to public education from elementary school up to universities. >>> a man was killed while walking through a muni tunnel in san francisco today. the incident disrupted the muni metro much of the morning. cbs 5 reporter anne makovec is at the montgomery station where service is back to normal. >> reporter: a lot of commuters are thankful because it was a mess this morning. but the investigation into that death continues right now. now muni says he may have actually been hit by two trains. in this dark muni tunnel at the montgomery street station an investigation into a man's death stopped trains on the tracks. it was 7:30 right in the middle of the morning commute. >> uhm, i guess i'm going to walk. >> reporter: thousands of people had to be rerouted. muni was stopping trains at castro and church
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Nov 1, 2012 5:00pm PDT
governor brown. why some teachers are so skeptical. >> and when is the last time you picked up a pay phone? they are suddenly in demand on the east coast because of sandy. how users are getting a wake-up call though when they see the bill. we'll have that and more at 6:00. >> all right, dana, thanks. see you then. "cbs evening news with scott pelley" is next. >> remember, the latest news and weather are always on cbssf.com. captions by: caption colorado comments@captioncolorado.com ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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Nov 25, 2012 5:30pm PST
brown checking out georgia tech in anaheim. the first half, check out the ball. moving it. in the 3. the corner, 20-15. now, georgia tech start today on a 12-2 run. the 3 given the yellow jackets. now, not spectacular but solid enough to keep that job. stkphao all right. lawmakers earned their way to the state level to get a salary cut. they are making less now than at the city level. that is it for "eyewitness news" for 5:30. we will see you here in half an hour. until then our news upstate is on our web site. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,, >> glor: tonight the showdown in egypt, with violent protests escalating on cairo streets president morsi is due to confront the judges who oppose his decrees. holy williams is there. a strong start to holiday sales. both in stores and especially on-line. elaine quijano is with the shoppers.
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